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Title UPA A Century Later
Subject Newspapers; Newspaper publishing; Journalism
Creator Utah Press Association
Publisher Utah Press Association
Contributors Cornwell, J. M.
Date 1996
Type Text
Format application/pdf
Identifier PN4844.U8 U8 1996
Source Original Book: UPN A Century Later
Language eng
Rights Management Digital image copyright 2005, University of Utah. All rights reserved.
Holding Institution University of Utah
Source Physical Dimensions 14 cm x 21.5 cm
Metadata Cataloger Kelly Taylor
ARK ark:/87278/s6319w0z
Setname uu_upa
Date Created 2005-05-10
Date Modified 2005-05-10
ID 416710
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6319w0z

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Description UTAH PRESS ASSOCIATION dealing with his fellow-man and a driving determination to better himself as a person and as a journalist. Little more could be asked and very few could improve on those attributes. CHARLES W. PENROSE, DeseretNews Born February 4, 1832 - Died May 16, 1925 Installed in Hall of Fame at Salt Lake City, 1983 In a career which spanned nearly four decades and involved three of Utah's important newspapers of his day, Charles W. Penrose acquired a justifiable reputation for his journalistic ability. When he penned -30- for the last time on February 1, 1907 the accolades were many. Though his hard-hitting editorials had earned him a substantial number of foes, his forthright manner and unyielding convictions made even those people respect him. A majority of his newspaper career was spent at the Deseret News, which he edited from 1880 to 1892 and from 1899 until his retirement. But there was also a three-year period during which he was with the Salt Lake Herald, a daily competitor of the News. And for 10 years he was editor of the Ogden Junction, which at times was a semi-weekly and at others a daily. He was "brilliant with both the written and spoken word," contemporaries said of him. He was a "vigorous, tireless writer, always having a fresh, strong editorial with a new viewpoint, or with an old one redriven completely home," it was written by another newspaperman. And in an added note of respect, that writer appended the 592
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Source Original Book: UPA A Century Later
Setname uu_upa
Date Created 2005-05-10
Date Modified 2005-05-10
ID 416603
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6319w0z/416603